Can YOU tell a Story in only Eleven Words?

Today’s writing prompt is brought to you by The Lightning and the Lightning BugTell a story in exactly 11 words.

I love these short exercises. So much so that I’m giving you two responses. I just couldn’t decide.

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“Please, Mama. I promise I’ll do everything. Can we keep him?”

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They got along best when they thought no one was watching.


18 responses to “Can YOU tell a Story in only Eleven Words?

  1. GREAT!
    Eleven words wasn’t enough. So she thought she’d use twenty two.

  2. I love the kitten because we can all relate. But the sweetness of siblings…awwww. Both are winners!

  3. These are perfect. So very sweet. You told these stories well.

    Oh, and I love your boy’s shirt. 🙂

  4. When I answered that phone, my life would be forever changed.

  5. I loved them both! The sibling story struck a chord! Love your writing! 🙂

  6. I learned of that one in person. But that was quite a change also. 🙂

  7. These are both awesome! I especially love the first one and the picture that goes with it. Perfect! Thanks for linking up!!

  8. Those are just the cutest freaking pictures!

  9. Both stories make me well up with tears. They are so precise and so beautiful with the photos. Perfection.

  10. So sweet!
    I LOVE the first one because I have been that little girl.
    The second one is so cute. I love the pictures you had for each.

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